Archives: incidents

We were called by YAS to a mountain biker who had fallen off his bike in Wharncliffe Woods and dislocated his elbow. We treated him on scene and gave him pain relief, then transported him in our Team Vehicle to the road head where he was placed in the care […]

YAS 12620969 MTB Wharncliffe Woods

One of out Team Member was asked by Edale MRT to help with a callout for a fallen climber at Bole Hill Quarry as she works nearby. The climber had fallen onto a ledge and was treated on scene and lowered to the ground on a stretcher. This incident involved […]

01469 Assist EMRT at Bole Hill

We were called by YAS to a 51 YOF who had broken her ankle whilst camping in woods near Maltby. We were very low on numbers due to the Easter holidays, but we managed to stretcher her off to the road head with help from South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue. […]

YAS 12577498 51 YOF ankle injury

We were contacted by South Yorkshire Police to search for a missing vulnerable male in the Strines area. However he was found by the Police a few minutes later and we were stood down. This incident involved 1 team members, and 0.4 man hours of effort. Elapsed time 0.4 hours.

SYP 553 Missing Vulnerable Male

We were called by YAS to a 22 YOF who had sustained an ankle ijury at North America Farm South of Langsett Reservoir. She was treated on scene and taken back to her car for onward transport to hospital. This incident involved 11 team members, and 15.4 man hours of […]

YAS 12553738 Ankle Injury N America Farm

We were called by YAS to a 76 YOM who had suffered a stroke in a field at Hoyland Swaine. We arrived on scene and helped the ambulance crew carry him off to the Ambulance. This incident involved 13 team members, and 18.2 man hours of effort. Elapsed time 1.4 […]

YAS 12507666 Stroke Victim in Field

A mountain biker had taken a bad fall from his bike in Wharncliffe Woods sustaining serious injuries to his back We were called by YAS and arrived quickly on scene where we treated the casualty and carried him out on a stretcher to the ambulance. This incident involved 10 team […]

YAS 12500288 MTB Wharncliffe Woods

A man had fallen on a muddy path below the river Dearne at Cudworth. He had broken his ankle and was very cold. The ambulance crew treated him on scene and we carried him back to the road head. This incident involved 17 team members, and 52.7 man hours of […]

YAS 12481049 Fallen Walker Cudworth

We were called by YAS to a mountain biker who had fallen from his bike on the cut gate track just above Brookhouse Bridge, sustaining back injuries. The Yorkshire Air Ambulance was also on scene and we loaded the patient on our stretcher and carried him to the Air Ambulance. […]

YAS 12439954 MTB Cut Gate

Our Controller saw a job appear on Sarcall for a male who had fallen in the water at Rother Valley Country Park in Killermarsh. This job was in EMRT’s area. Aware that we had a team member who lived close by, and with the approval of EMRT, he alerted the […]

YAS 12408255 Male fallen in water

A 72 YOM fell into the river don near Hexthorpe. We were asked to assist but he was eventually rescued by a YAS crew and South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue. We were stood down on route. This incident involved 9 team members, and 14.4 man hours of effort. Elapsed time […]

YAS 12384360 Man fallen in River Don

Find by search dog Scout during training exercise. Female early 20s suffering from onset of hypothermia and exhaustion due to weather. Casualty was extremely wet and cold and struggling to stay upright in the wind. Belay jacket applied and escorted off the moor to her car at Sir William Hill. […]

01420 Hypothermic Female

We were contacted by a former team member who had come across a 69 YOF who had been knocked over by her dog in Cannon hall Country Park. We treated the lady on scene and stretchered her off to the car park for transfer to an ambulance. This incident involved […]

YAS 12309504 Injured female lower leg

We were asked to assist GMRT in a multi team search for a missing 64 YOF last seen in Doctors Gate around the snake pass. She had been missing overnight and was found alive by a gamekeeper a short while later. This incident involved 7 team members, and 17.5 man […]

DPOL 766 Assist GMRT with Misper Search